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Thu, May 21, 2015 4:45 PM
A California pipeline spilled up to 105,000 gallons of oil this week. Here are some of the most eye-opening photos from the scene.
A student has created a customizable reef system that speeds up reef formation.
Not washing your sidewalk or getting a fresh towel in your hotel is not going to move the needle — but reconsidering what you eat will.
Even if you live in the middle of the city, you can spot the ISS from your own backyard. You just have to know where and when to look up.
Prime Minister Modi's efforts aimed at tackling local air pollution, but the whole world stands to benefit.
Scientists aren't sure how these asteroids start spinning, but they have a few ideas.
From what they eat to where they live, test your giant panda knowledge with this quiz.
See what happens when you put a bunch of frisky felines in front of a slow-motion video camera.
The pattern-sharing could be due to both skin cells and fairy circles fighting for resources in the desert.
White-nose syndrome is obliterating American bats, but scientists may have found a ray of hope: bacteria that live on bat wings.
Officials hope that improvements to the Falcon 9 will result in a smooth touchdown.
Renewable energy doesn't just slow climate change, it saves water too — lots of it.
The collapse of marine life 251 million years ago may serve as a warning for today.
Despite their looks, there's no reason to doubt these babies' parentage.
This fox species is one of the more unusual among its canid cousins.
A new video captures the heartfelt reunion between a mother elephant and her daughter at Thailand's Elephant Nature Park.
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